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Idaho, Northern Panhandle

Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 5:40 AM PST on January 17, 2017

Expires 11:00 AM EST on January 19, 2017


... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 8 am PST
Thursday...

* locations... Republic, Inchelium, Wauconda, Chesaw Road,
Highway 20 Wauconda Summit, Boulder Creek Road, Sherman Pass,
Sandpoint, Bonners Ferry, Priest River, Eastport, schweitzer
Mountain Road, Omak, Okanogan, Brewster, Bridgeport, Oroville,
Nespelem, Disautel pass, Colville, Deer Park, Chewelah,
Newport, Kettle Falls, Springdale-hunters Road, Orin-Rice
Road, and flowery trail Road.

* Ice accumulations... 0.15 to 0.25" south of Highway 20. Up to
0.15" north of Highway 20. Local amounts up to 0.50" possible
in between Brewster and Keller.

* Snow accumulations... 6 to 14 inches of snow possible in the
valleys north of Highway 20. 1 to 4 inches in valleys south of
Highway 20. 8 to 16 inches of snow in the mountains.

* Timing... the first round of very light wintry precipitation
arrives this morning. Look for a break this afternoon with
occasional freezing drizzle then moderate to heavy precipitation
in the form of snow... sleet... and freezing rain arrives tonight
and and continues through Wednesday.

* Impacts... significant ice accumulations will create
treacherous travel conditions, tree damage, and power outages.
Areas with less freezing rain and more snow and sleet will see
significant impacts to travel but a lower threat for power
outages.

* Winds... southeast 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

* Snow level... 2000-4000 feet south to valley floors north.

* Web page: for a detailed view of the hazard area visit
http://www.Wrh.NOAA.Gov/map/?Wfo=otx.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Watch means there is a potential for significant
ice... snow... and sleet accumulations that may impact travel.
Continue to monitor the latest forecasts.

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means significant amounts
of snow are expected or occurring. Snow accumulations will make
travel very hazardous or impossible.





Air Stagnation Advisory

Statement as of 9:36 AM MST on January 16, 2017

Expires 1:00 PM EST on January 17, 2017


... Air stagnation advisory now in effect until 10 am PST /11 am
MST/ Tuesday...

* advisory... a ridge of high pressure will persist over eastern
Washington and north Idaho through early Tuesday. This will
result in very light winds and poor atmospheric mixing. This
will likely lead to increased pollution levels near the
ground and deteriorated air quality.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

An air stagnation advisory indicates that due to limited movement
of an airmass across the advisory area... pollution has the
potential to increase to dangerous levels. Persons with
respiratory illness should follow their physicians advice for
dealing with high levels of air pollution.




Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Alaska - Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Arkansas - Record Report
California - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory, Winter Storm Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Special Statement , Special Statement, Hydrologic Statement
Colorado - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Winter Weather Advisory
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Public Information Statement
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Hawaii - Wind Advisory
Idaho - Areal Flood Advisory , Freezing Rain Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Air Stagnation Advisory , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch , Record Report
Indiana - Flood Warning , Record Report
Iowa - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning
Louisiana - Record Report
Maine - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Massachusetts - Winter Weather Advisory
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Winter Weather Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Record Report
Missouri - Record Report
Montana - Wind Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Nebraska - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
New Hampshire - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
New Jersey - Freezing Rain Advisory
New York - Freezing Rain Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
North Carolina - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Ohio - Flood Warning
Oklahoma - Record Report
Oregon - High Surf Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Air Stagnation Advisory, Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Ice Storm Warning , Freezing Rain Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Air Stagnation Advisory , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Freezing Rain Advisory
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Dense Fog Advisory
Tennessee - Record Report
Texas - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Special Statement , Record Report
Vermont - Winter Weather Advisory
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Record Report
Washington - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Ice Storm Warning , Freezing Rain Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Ice Storm Warning, Winter Storm Warning , Air Stagnation Advisory , Avalanche Warning , Record Report
West Virginia - Record Report
Wisconsin - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Special Statement , Record Report

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